Let’s face it, some of us can get a little sick of all that green.

If you are shying away from green beer and green cocktails this St. Patricks’s Day, try mixing up one of these delicious St. Patrick’s Day-inspired cocktails that happen to not be green! Sláinte!

Pot o' gold cocktail recipe from ktchn

Pot o’ Gold

Photo Courtesy of KTCHN at The OUT Hotel

Pot o’ Gold

Courtesy of Veronica Farias, Mixologist

Preparation:

  1. Rim with Gold Sugar a Coupe Champagne Glass.
  2. Pour 1 oz. of Goldschlager (Chilled)
  3. Splash of St. Germain
  4. Top with Champagne (Brut)

Thyme Lot-o-Luck cocktail recipe

Thyme Lot-O-Luck

Photo Courtesy of ONEHOPE Wine

Thyme Lot-O-Luck

Ingredients:

  • 8 oz. Dark Rum
  • 3 oz. Lemon Juice
  • 4 oz. Thyme Simple Syrup*
  • 12 oz. Apple Cider
  • 1 bottle (750ml) ONEHOPE Sparkling Wine
  • 4 dashes Angostura Bitters
  • Thyme (for Garnish)

Preparation: Place all ingredients (except Sparkling Wine) in a large pitcher or carafe. Fill your glasses with crushed ice and fill 1/2 with mixture. Top with Sparkling Wine and serve with a few sprigs of thyme for garnish.

*Thyme Simple Syrup

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups Sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups Water
  • 10 sprigs Thyme

Preparation: Combine sugar, water and 10 sprigs of thyme in a small sauce pan over medium heat. Bring to a boil and reduce to simmer until the sugar has dissolved completely (about 5 minutes). Remove from heat and place the syrup in the refrigerator to cool (about 90 minutes).


The Irish Exit cocktail from KTCHN

The Irish Exit

Photo Courtesy of KTCHN at The OUT Hotel

The Irish Exit

Courtesy of Veronica Farias, Mixologist

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/2 oz. Jameson
  • 3/4 oz. Lemon Juice
  • 3/4 oz. Simple Syrup

Preparation: Shake and strain over ice into glass rimmed with green sugar. Garnish with a cherry.


The Lucky Charm cocktail from KTCHN

The Lucky Charm

Photo Courtesy of KTCHN at The OUT Hotel

The Lucky Charm

Courtesy of Veronica Farias, Mixologist

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/2 oz. Vodka
  • 1 1/2 oz. Baileys
  • splash of Kahlua
  • splash of Milk

Preparation: Shake and pour over rocks glass with ice. Top with whipped cream and sprinkle Lucky Charms on top.


Irish Margarita from The Tilted Kilt

Irish Margarita

Photo Courtesy of The Tilted Kilt

Irish Margarita

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/2 oz. Jameson Irish Whiskey
  • 1/2 oz. Patrón Citrónge
  • 1/2 oz. Monin Agave Nectar
  • 1 1/2 oz. Fresh Lime Juice

Preparation: Combine all ingredients and pour over ice in a tall glass rimmed with salt. Garnish with a lime wedge.


Liquid Luck cocktail from STK

Liquid Luck

Photo Courtesy of STK, Los Angeles

Liquid Luck

Ingredients:

  • 3 Green Cherry Tomatoes or 1 Medium Green Tomato
  • 1 oz. Don Julio Reposado
  • 1 bottle of Corona
  • 1/2 oz. Lime Juice
  • 1/4 oz. Worcestershire
  • 3 dashes of Tabasco
  • Tajin Seasoning (for Rim)

Preparation: Muddle the cherry tomatoes and lime juice in a mixing glass. Add Don Julio Reposado, Worcestershire and Tabasco. Fill glass with ice and shake. Dump contents of glass into a tajin-rimmed beer glass. Fill with Corona.


Gold Rush cocktail from Serpent's Bite

Gold Rush

Photo Courtesy of Serpent’s Bite

Gold Rush

Ingredients:

  • 1 part Serpent’s Bite
  • 1 1/2 parts Stout Style Beer
  • 1 1/2 parts Sparkling Wine

Preparation: Pour Serpent’s Bite into a shot glass. Pour equal parts stout beer and sparkling wine into a pint glass, until the glass is half full. Drop the shot glass into the pint glass and drink up.